Worrying about how to fund the Monestary in the future is indeed worthy of discussion. Bandwidth comes at a price.
in reply to Is PerlMonks economically viable?
Perhaps a voluntary subscription model might work. Imagine, for a moment, a yearly voluntary payment for one to be considered "in good standing" on the Monastery scrolls.
Or, consider a sliding donation scale, allowing one to be
As a bonus, monks in exemplary standing might get their picture (in suitable monks garb) added to the random set that appears in the header.
|Monk in good standing||$25|
|Monk in excellent standing||$50|
|Monk in exemplary standing ||$100|
Failing that, there's always the Bake Sale...